Retin-A: Day 60 (July 12, 2015)

This post is actually for July 12 through July 19, 2015. We went on a beach vacation to Gulf Shores, so I was curious as to how my skin would handle the sun and climate. We were outside, on the… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 29 (June 11, 2015)

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No changes in cleansing and skincare routine. I decided to switch to Retin-A 0.05% cream.  I was planning on still using 0.025% in my eye area, but the cream spewed out of the 0.05% tube upon opening, so I used… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 28 (June 10, 2015)

I haven’t documented anything since May 19 because there haven’t really been any changes.  I continued to use the tretinoin every night.  The only night I did not use it was May 30, because I ended up in the hospital with… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 6 (May 19, 2015)

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As of day six, I have still tolerated the Retin-A quite well.  I have applied every night, without fail.  Although, some people may need to start off applying just once or twice per week, depending on sensitivity.  Your doctor can… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 4 (May 17, 2015)

Morning I washed face with Sunday Riley Ceramic Slip Cleanser, then used Peter Thomas Roth Un-Wrinkle Turbo toner.  After cleansing, I applied Sunday Riley Good Genes Treatment, Peter Thomas Roth Un-Wrinkle Fast-Acting Serum, and finally. Dr. Brandt XYY antioxidant moisturizer. Evening I washed… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 2 (May 15, 2015)

Morning I washed my face with First Aid Beauty Face Cleanser, then toned with Peter Thomas Roth Un-Wrinkle Turbo Line Smoothing Toner.  I applied Sunday Riley Good Genes Treatment, and Peter Thomas Roth’s Un-Wrinkle Fast-Acting Serum to areas of concern.  For sun protection, I… Continue Reading

All About Retinoids: You Need One in Your Routine!

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Are you confused about retinoids?  I promise, they’re not as confusing as they seem, and almost anyone can benefit from them.  Here’s a quick a simple breakdown of the most popular forms: Retinoids are forms of Vitamin A, and are… Continue Reading